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September 02, 2014 7:04 PM
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F1 » McLaren: No plan to “ease off on the gas”

There is little point in Mclaren continuing to develop their present car, it is not going to get anywhere near Mercedes, Red Bull and Williams it is just EGO they don't want to be beaten bt Force India with a fraction on their budget. Much better that they at least try and build a decent car for next season, I don't think Honda will be too pleased qualifying in 12th place and finishing a distant 7th. Mclaren are not in the bigtime anymore they are just a midgrid team trying to improve, something they have singularly failed to do RD or no RD.


September 02, 2014 12:29 PM

F1 » Alonso: I want to finish job at Ferrari

Much talk over the Alonso situation. Does anybody really know what his contract says, I read elseware that his contract states that if he is more than 25 points behind the championship leader at a certain point then he can leave, I also read that RD has offered him 32million$ to go to Mclaren. I don't think money motivates Alonso and Mclaren are unlikely to build a good enough chassis despite all the rhetoric coming out of Mclaren so the likelyhood is he will stay at Ferrari. However if Hamilton/Rosburg/Vettel decide to retire he might have other options, jst how likely is that?


September 02, 2014 12:19 PM

F1 » Honda confident of matching Mercedes on F1 return

The engine may be fine but Mclaren can't produce a decent chassis and I would'nt be surprised if Red Bull took over the programme after Honda have realised their mistake after the first season. Honda and Mclaren have a very good history but that is all it is, the past, Mclaren are struggling to match teams with far less resources than them, I think Honda have let nostalgia get in the way of a rational decision.


August 29, 2014 1:59 PM

F1 » McLaren ‘not in a position’ to get F1 stars – Dennis

Now we are getting down to the real nitty gritty they can't get who they want because the car is crap and Alonso for one is not getting any younger, he wants another championship so why would he go to Mclaren other than money. As for Vettel and Hamilton going to Mclaren just how likely is that given that Hamilton walked out and Vettel is a Red Bull man. I know anything can happen in F1 and usually does but I suspect if Button stays it will be on a much reduced contract possibly pay by results for one last season.

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